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5 Tips For Virtual Job Interviews

When I was applying to jobs, I was surprised at how many companies were asking for Skype interviews as opposed to phone interviews. If you have a potential employer who wants to interview you via Skype (or some other video chat platform), this can be a great opportunity to become “more than a number”. Your employer will be able to put a face with your name and also get to know you a little better than they could over the phone or in email. 

In this post I want to share 5 tips you can use to prepare for your video interview.

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5 Reasons Betterment is the best place to begin investing

I’ve written before on Betterment.com and given an overview of how it works. This automated investing platform is truly the best way to get your investing off the ground. And in this article I’ll tell you exactly why that’s true:

1. You do not have to research individual stocks and bonds.

If you were to decide to invest in your own, you would need to pick your own single stocks and bonds to invest in. There are literally HUNDREDS to choose from, and each one has it’s own trends, earnings figures, and day-to-day changes.

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Betterment: The Smart, Easy, Low-Risk Way to Begin Investing

Today, we are going to talk about a tool that makes investing painless, profitable, and fun. It’s called Betterment.com. I started investing with Betterment in January. I’m now 30 days in and ready to report some reasons why I think every single New Grad needs to have an account.

What is Betterment?

Betterment is an automated investing platform that allows you, the investor, to invest in a preselected assortment of stocks and bonds.

You simply tell Betterment what percentage of your money to put in stocks and what percentage to put in bonds. Betterment then automatically places your money into stocks and bonds as you directed.

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